News about Billable Hours

Slaughters increases associate pay and flexible work options Thu, Dec 15, 2016US firms are set to reduce partner ranks, says survey Fri, Nov 16, 2012Demand for legal services drops slightly in third quarter Tue, Nov 13, 2012Top 10 UK firms pull away from the pack Wed, Oct 31, 2012Survey shows lawyers are dissatisfied with alternative fee arrangements Thu, Aug 30, 2012Th downsides of in-house Tue, Jun 12, 2012Salaries rise and bonuses fall at Canadian firms Wed, Nov 9, 2011Are clients really getting better value from law firms? Wed, Aug 24, 2011London firm Taylor Wessing encourages 'healthy competition' between associates Mon, May 9, 2011NY lawyers charging over $1000 per hour Wed, Feb 23, 2011London firm Farrers asks lawyers to bill four hours daily Mon, Feb 21, 2011Alternative billing is an opportunity to account for value Tue, Feb 15, 2011King & Spalding increases revenue and profits Mon, Feb 14, 2011New York Bar Association supports limitation on working hours Mon, Feb 7, 2011Things are looking up: demand for legal services increases in the US Mon, Jan 31, 2011Ashurst to introduce 50-hour week for partners Thu, Jan 20, 2011Is Simpson Thacher & Bartlett's draconian policy illegal? Thu, Dec 2, 2010Addleshaw Goddard unfreezes salaries and introduces performance-based bonus scheme Mon, Oct 11, 2010Britain's top 100 firms see revenues rise by 5% Thu, Sep 23, 2010The billable hour isn't going anywhere soon Mon, Aug 30, 2010Mentoring in decline as firms focus on short-term metrics Tue, Jul 27, 2010Clifford Chance uncouples bonuses from billable hour Mon, Apr 12, 2010Clients demanding value rather than time Thu, Mar 25, 2010Hourly rates at top UK law firms drop by a third Mon, Sep 21, 2009Companies push law firms to drop 'billable hour' Mon, Aug 24, 2009Weil Gotshal's Lehman bankruptcy fees exceed $100m Wed, Aug 19, 2009US law firm use crisis to expand pro bono work Wed, Jul 29, 2009$1,000-an-hour bankruptcy lawyer fees excessive? Fri, Feb 6, 2009Rethinking legal fees for lean times Mon, Oct 20, 2008